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Edward Dickinson Blodgett, Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Alberta, and a member of the Royal Society of Canada, has authored seventeen books of poetry. His Apostrophes: Woman at a Piano (1996) won the Governor- General's Award for English language poetry.


  • Au Coeur du bois / In the Heart of the Wood. With Jacques Brault. Editions Lucie Lambert, 2005.
  • Elegy. Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2005.
  • Practices of Eternity. Ottawa: BuschekBooks, 2005.
  • Apostrophes VI: Open the Grass. Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2004.
  • An Ark of Koans. Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2003.
  • Apostrophes V: Never Born except within the Other. Ottawa: BuschekBooks, 2003.
  • Apostrophes IV: Speaking you is Holiness. Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2000.
  • Apostrophes III: Alone upon the Earth. Ottawa: Buschek Books, 1999.
  • Transfiguration. With Jacques Brault. Saint-Hippolyte, Quebec: Éditions du Noroît; Toronto: BuschekBooks, 1998.
  • Apostrophes II: Through you I. Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 1997.
  • Apostrophes: Woman at a Piano. Ottawa: BuschekBooks, 1996.
  • Da Capo: The Selected Poems of E.D. Blodgett. Ed. Paul Hjartarson. Edmonton: NeWest, 1990.
  • Musical Offering. Toronto: Coach House Press, 1986.
  • Arché / Elegies. Edmonton: Longspoon Press, 1983.
  • Beast Gate. Edmonton: NeWest, 1980.
  • Sounding. Edmonton: Tree Frog Press, 1977.
  • Take Away the Names. Toronto: The Coach House Press, 1975.